King George Middle School

8246 Dahlgren Road
King George, VA 22485
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
King George Middle School serves 733 students in grades 7-8.
King George Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

King George Middle School's student population of 733 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students733 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

King George Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of King George Middle School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1120 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
61%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
16%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
70%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.480.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKing GEO County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to King George Middle School is King George High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Donald B. Dixon-lyle R. Smith Middle School (12.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is King George Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • King George King George High School Math: 76% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,300 student
    0.1 miles
    10100 Foxes Way
    King George, VA 22485
    (540) 775-3535
    0.1 9-12 1,300
  • King George King George Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 983 students
    2.6 miles
    10381 Ridge Road
    King George, VA 22485
    (540) 775-5411
    2.6 PK-6 983
  • King George Sealston Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 796 students
    7.0 miles
    11048 Fletchers Chapel Rd.
    King George, VA 22485
    (540) 775-3400
    7 K-6 796
  • Dahlgren Potomac Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 718 students
    9.0 miles
    16495 15th Street
    Dahlgren, VA 22448
    (540) 663-3322
    9 K-6 718
  • Fredericksburg Donald B. Dixon-lyle R. Smith Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 800 students
    12.3 miles
    503 Deacon Road
    Fredericksburg, VA 22405
    (540) 899-0860
    12.3 6-8 800

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